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Golden Butter Cake with Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting

6 egg yolks
1 cup milk
2 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2 cup sugar
1 Tablespoon + 1 tsp. Baking Powder
3/4 teaspoon salt
12 Tablespoons butter
3 cup flour

Mix yolks, 1/4 cup of the milk & vanilla. Put all dry ingredients in mixing bowl. Beat in butter till like crumbs. Beat in remaining milk. Now slowly beat in egg yolk mixture. Beat till smooth. Pour into a greased & floured 9x13 pan & bake 350 degrees 25 -35 minutes. Poke holes in cake with an object about the diameter of a drinking straw. Pour Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting over warm cake. Smooth for an even finish.

Chocolate Marshmallow Frosting
3 cups semi sweet chocolate chips
1 bag marshmallows
1teaspoon vanilla
dash of salt
1/2 to 1 cup of light cream
2 cups powdered sugar
Microwave chocolate chips on 50% power till melted about 2 minutes. Stir 1/2 thru and again when melted to smooth. Add marshmallows & microwave full power till melted about 1 1/2 minutes. Stir till smooth. Now beat in cream & sugar till texture is frosting consistancy. Add more or less as you prefer. Frost warm cake. Frosting will pool down in holes and smooth over the top. Delicious!

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Hot Toddy for Sleepy Time !

Ok, I have this laryngitis thing going on & I decided to try something hot to help my throat & this yummy drink is the result! I don't know if it will help get my voice back but I might not care as much if I don't ! It is soothing & delicious !     

1 Sleepy Time Vanilla Tea Bag   
1 Large Microwaveable Mug filled with water.
Microwave tea bag in mug in water on high for 3 minutes 30 seconds. Let it steep for about 2 minutes.Remove tea bag . Stir in 1 heaping teaspoon of honey & one shot glass of rum. Stir & sip! LOVELY ! Repeat as desired!                                         

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